Course description

Do you find working with metric measures challenging? Can you convert from stones to kilograms? Is the difference between metric and imperial measurement a puzzle?  

This can be a challenge for most people, but this short maths course will help you to learn some water-tight tips to calculate conversions in every-day life. 

Don’t feel bamboozled, join this short course and master these maths skills. 

What you will learn:

  • To work confidently between metric and imperial measures 
  • How to work out metric and imperial conversions using ratio and proportion   

What can this course lead to?

Functional Skills in Maths qualifications

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 20 September 2022 - 21 September 2022

  • Tuesday 20 Sep 2022 to Wednesday 21 Sep 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £25.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.